[Samba] Problem with samba 3.0.14a-3sarge9 on Debian Sarge
a.faglia at farmol.it
Thu Nov 29 07:43:41 GMT 2007
My box is a Debian Sarge with samba 3.0.14a-3sarge4. I created many
shares for a Windows network, and everything has been working with no
flaw. The filesystem is Reiser.
After I upgraded to 3.0.14a-3sarge9, I observed a strange behaviour with
no apparent explanation.
One of shared folders is fed with PDF obtained by scanning documents.
Yesterday one user clained that somebody deleted a part of these files.
When I tried to restore the folder from a backup, I had that:
- files seems to be copied correctly on the samba share (at least I can
see them with an ls command on the server console);
- from a windows machine, I can see only a subset of them.
I tried to copy this list with scp, smb but the outcome is always the same.
After a bit of panic, I downgraded back to 3.0.14a-3sarge4 and the
Did anybody experience strangeness like that?
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